Sep 09, · Today we’re celebrating the life and work of chart-topping, Grammy Award-winning songwriter Shel Silverstein. Yes, you read that right. Like most people, you probably think of Silverstein . A poem by Shel Silverstein I cannot go to school today,” Said little Peggy Ann McKay. “I have the measles and the mumps, A gash, a rash, and purple bumps. My mouth is wet, my throat is dry, I’m going blind in my right eye. My tonsils are as big as rocks, I’ve counted sixteen chicken pox, And there’s one more - - that’s seventeen.
Shel Silverstein Biography by Bruce Eder. + Follow Artist. Iconic author of children's books and cockeyed songs, penned many hit novelty songs. The enigma of Shel Silverstein remains intact: he’s best remembered as a kiddie-book author, but most of his career was spent writing songs, articles, plays, and books meant for adults. The songs ranged from sentimental country tunes and all-out rockers to memorably humorous ditties that can’t be forgotten.
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Displaying the wit and marvelous drawings that made Shel Silverstein one of the most beloved artists of the century, Playboy's Silverstein Around the World collects and reproduces the twenty-three travel pieces Silverstein created for Playboy between and /5(27). Sheldon Allan “ Shel ” Silverstein (), also naming himself Uncle Shelby in some works was an American poet and writer of children’s book, also known for his cartoons and song-writing, as well as screen-writing. The artist is most famous for works such as The Giving Tree, Where the Sidewalk Ends and The Missing Piece.